The Detroit Tigers squeaked out a win over the Kansas City Royals, 8 to 7, on July 28, 1971.

Final

KCR

Royals

52-47

7

DET

Tigers

53-49

8

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

0

1

4

1

0

5

0

0

6

3

0

7

0

2

8

0

0

9

2

4

R

7

8

H

10

10

E

1

0

Player Stats

Royals

Tigers

Batters

PlayerABRHRBIHRBBSOSBCSTB
Freddie Patek SS2112031101
Paul Schaal 3B5000002000
Amos Otis CF4111011101
Cookie Rojas 2B5010002001
Lou Piniella LF5111001001
Bob Oliver RF5220001002
Chuck Harrison 1B4133100006
Ed Kirkpatrick C4110001001
Paul Splittorff P3000001000
Ted Abernathy P1000001000
Jim York P0000000000
Totals38710714112013

Pitchers

PlayerIPHRERBBSOHR
Paul Splittorff6.1743351
Ted Abernathy2.0233211
Jim York (L)0.0111001
Totals8.11087563
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